INSECURITY: Nigeria to obtain 6 air-fighters in June — Reps’ Defence C’tee Chair

Super Tucano
Super Tucano

By Olayinka Ajayi

The Chairman of the House Committee on Defence, Jimi Benson, has disclosed that the a lot anticipated Super Tucano air-fighter is anticipated in Nigeria on the finish of June.

Fielding query yesterday on a monitored programme on Channels Television ‘Politics Today’ the Chairman, Committee on Defence affirmed that the air-crafts Nigeria is anticipating from the US are game-changers within the combat towards insecurity,

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“We visited the place the plane had been manufactured, and we acquired a agency dedication that six will likely be delivered by the top of June and the opposite six by the top of September.

“They spoke highly of our personnel who are going to be manning the weapon and they also informed us that those weapons are game-changers. They have a lot of precision that would reduce civilian mortality. They believe it’s a sign of a good thing to come between the US and the Nigerian counterpart and would also open doors within the US assisting in its fight against insurgency.”

Vanguard News Nigeria 

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INSECURITY: Nigeria to obtain 6 air-fighters in June — Reps’ Defence C’tee Chair

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